RealClearBooks Morning Edition

The Bookstore Strikes Back - Ann Patchett, The Atlantic
It's a Bird! It's a Plane! It's Spacehawk! - Mark Squirek, NYJB
Have Fictional Characters, Will Travel - Dave Astor, Huffington Post
Poets Who Look Death in the Eye - Dana Jennings, New York Times
A Player Piano for the 21st Century - Gary Gregg, University Bookman
What Does 'New Adult' Mean? - Molly Driscoll, Christian Science Monitor
Letting Gene Simmons Speak for Himself - Nathan Rabin, A.V. Club
Passing the Memorability Test - Joseph Epstein, Wall Street Journal
One Wilde American Tour - Anthony Paletta, The Daily Beast
Dostoevsky Lost in Translation - Helen Rittelmeyer, HR.com